A fun feature of Connections is that you can create your own bookshelf widgets – i.e. you can very easily generate some code to put in a webpage or blog which will make it display your bookshelf. It's simple to set these up, and you can choose their display settings, and create as many as you like.
In the “My bookshelf” section of your Connections home page, you'll see a link to “Show bookshelf on blog or website”. Click this to be taken to your widgets page. Here you'll see any widgets you've previously created, and have the option to create a new widget.
When you click the “Create widget” button you are given various settings that you can change:
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When you change these settings, you'll see the output example change, so you can examine the colors, for example: